Wisconsin governor to outline ultimate intentions in budget
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Madison, Wis.— Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, quickly becoming a darling of Republicans across the country for his plan to take away most collective bargaining rights from public workers, will get another chance to bolster his national conservative cre ...

Gov. Walker to outline ultimate intentions in lean Wisconsin budget
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MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's explosive proposal to take nearly all collective bargaining rights away from most public workers represents just one piece of his vision for the state's future. Now he's ready to reveal the rest. ...

Wis. gov. to outline ultimate intentions in budget
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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, quickly becoming a darling of Republicans across the country for his plan to take away most collective bargaining rights from public workers, will get another chance to bolster his national conservati ...

Jon Stewart explains how teachers have become the scapegoat for budget deficits
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Ryan Witt Last night Jon Stewart once more brought a fresh perspective to the dominant news story of the day. For the past two weeks tens of thousands of protesters in Wisconsin have come out in opposition to Governor Scott Walker’s Budget Repair Bi ...

Police defend protesters, defy order to remove them from WI Capital (video)
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Deborah Dupre Amid the largest U.S. human and civil rights demonstration for workers' rights in history, Monday afternoon, Madison, Wisconsin Capitol Police refused orders to clear the Capitol building of hundreds of peaceful protesters occupying th ...

Protesters Rally in Columbus Against Union-Bargaining Bill (1)
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The largest crowd yet to protest an Ohio bill limiting collective-bargaining rights for public employees gathered at the Statehouse in Columbus as a Senate committee began considering possible amendments. ...

Ohio Set to Vote on Ending Public Union Rights
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The bill would end collective bargaining for public-sector workers, including police officers and firefighters. ...

Speaker Boehner claims unions have 'machine gun' to heads of officials
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Ryan Witt Today Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) used his strongest language yet in describing the conflict over collective bargaining in Wisconsin. For the past two weeks tens of thousands of protesters have gone to Capitol Square in Madison, Wisconsin ...

Wis. governor to outline intentions in budget
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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's explosive proposal to take nearly all collective bargaining rights away from most public workers represents just one piece of his vision for the state's future. Now he's ready to reveal the rest. ...

Crowds swell in Ohio as lawmakers prepare to meet
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Thousands gathered in Columbus, Ohio, on Tuesday to protest a Republican-backed proposal that would curtail public workers' bargaining rights and strip their right to strike. ...

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker To Outline Budget Tomorrow
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MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's explosive proposal to take nearly all collective bargaining rights away from most public workers represents just one piece of his vision for the state's future. Now he's ready to reveal the rest. ...

Jerry Brown revises local-control plan
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Responding to concerns that it would lead to a public safety nightmare, Gov. Jerry Brown has scaled back a key part of his budget proposal that calls for more criminal justice services to be shifted to the local level.... ...

Why the Right Attacked Unions, ACORN and Planned Parenthood (The Nation)
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The Nation - The Nation -- For the past two weeks, all eyes have been glued to Madison, Wisconsin. The collective and joyful resistance to Governor Scott Walker’s power-grabbing budget bill has inspired the demoralized progressive base and put the co ...

Rabbi Laurie Zimmerman: Why Madison Rabbis Oppose Wisconsin Governor's Budget Repair Bill
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Jewish tradition, beginning with the Hebrew Bible, mandates that employers treat their workers fairly: "You shall not abuse a needy and destitute laborer." ...

Madison, Wisconsin protestors gaining momentum at Capitol – Pics
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Bill Belew The protests over Governor Scott Walker and the Wisconsin House of Representatives anti-union budget legislation garnered more than 70,000 people in and around the Capitol building.See the photo gallery here.It was very crowded with all t ...

Wisconsin workers and youth speak out
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An on-the-spot report from Madison on the largest demonstration to date in the two-week struggle against Governor Scott Walker’s anti-worker bill. ...

How the protesters have already won in Wisconsin
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Ryan Witt The fate of Governor Walker’s Budget Repair Bill in Wisconsin is still uncertain, but no matter what happens from this point the protesters can have claimed a victory. There are signs the Republican unity in Wisconsin is cracking, as one G ...

Wisconsin protesters defy ultimatum and remain in Capitol Building
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Ryan Witt For the last two weeks thousands of protesters have literally camped out in the Wisconsin State Capitol Building in order to make their voice known. The protesters oppose Governor Scott Walker’s (R-WI) Budget Repair Bill, which would take. ...


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